The Abridged Library of Helen DeWitt
Helen DeWitt's latest book - The English Understand Wool - comes out on September 27. We spoke […]
Natalia Sinelnikova on the horror and humour of We Might As Well Be Dead
We talk to Berlin-based director Natalia Sinelnikova about her deadpan, dystopian debut feature We Might As Well […]
The best German restaurants in Berlin
Sometimes there's nothing quite like a hearty meal and that's what Germans do best. Here's our list […]
REFLUX Festival for Contemporary Electro-Acoustic Music
On September 14, 16 and 18 October 25, 27 and 29, as well as […]
Sauna in Berlin: Best places to work up a sweat
Feeling cold in Berlin? Warm yourself up with a luxurious sauna. We round up the best, cheapest […]
The best restaurants in Neukölln
Where should you get dinner in Berlin's trendiest district? We know.
Berlin art: What exhibitions are on now?
What's going on in the art world and which Berlin exhibitions should you check out this week?
#MeToo meets the Berlin art world: Johann König accused of sexual misconduct
High-profile Berlin gallerist Johann König has been accused of sexual misconduct by 10 women. We outline the […]
Berlin clubs: What’s on this weekend?
Berlin's clubs are the stuff of legend, so which nights should you check out this weekend?
Tanzbars in Berlin: The best bars for dancing until dawn
Berlin's dance bars are a low-key, budget-friendly way to let loose at the weekend.
Berlin’s best Mexican food: Cactus strips to quesadillas
Mexican food in Berlin got good. We round up the city's most authentic offerings, from food trucks […]
Dashi Diner: The borders of good taste
The owners of the stylish fusion spot Dashi are reinventing the classic diner – in the face […]
City of exiles: September on the Berlin stage
As the new theatre season prepares to kick off, Stories from Exiles from the Berliner Ensemble and […]
Geschwister: Unhappy families and Nazi secrets
★★★★ Ersan Mondtag's play draws heavily from cinema, and the result is a modern masterpiece where family […]
ILB 2022: Our guide to the International Literature Festival Berlin
Running from September 7-17 and filled with readings, panels, signings, books and drinks, ILB is Berlin’s premiere […]
Rebecca Rukeyser on sleaze, desire and performing Americanness
We spoke with US author Rebecca Rukeyser about her debut novel, The Seaplane on Final Approach, and […]
Haunted cities: We Might as Well Be Dead and Museum of Revolution
Our film editor's choice for September 2022 features two very different films dealing with the city: Museum […]
Sergei Loznitsa: “Greetings from the middle ages”
We spoke with Ukrainian filmmaker Sergei Loznitsa about the war in Ukraine, propaganda, his relationship with Berlin, […]
Red Flag: Freeze for the fatherland? Enough is enough!
The government's "relief package" is a joke. While energy companies are making billions, poor people are going […]
Want to ignore catastrophic biomass death? Just ask the German media
Konrad Werner is back with his column explaining German politics. This month, the denial, distraction and nonsense […]
The best events this September
Looking for the best events in September 2022? Here is our list of the best events, things […]
Leopoldplatz: Just how bad is Berlin’s notorious drug hotspot?
Leopoldplatz is a known hangout for alcoholics and drug addicts. But how bad is it? We talked […]